Paige Pace Allen

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Paige Pace Allen, has been Board-Certified in Personal Injury Trial Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization since 1990. Her legal ability rating by Martindale-Hubbell is AV or “very high to preeminent.” She has successfully litigated cases to jury verdict in many areas, including, property damage cases, premises liability, transportation, and trucking accidents, business and contractual disputes, and workers compensation. Ms. Allen has tried lawsuits and arbitrated numerous construction defect cases on behalf of the general contractor or sub-contractor. In addition, she counsels and advises contractors and sub-contractors on various construction-related matters, including contract negotiation, contract interpretation and compliance, and compliance with bond and mechanics lien statutes.

Prior to beginning her practice with law firms, Ms. Allen was a Briefing Attorney for Justice Robert M. Campbell of the Supreme Court of Texas in 1984-1985. She then joined the law firm of Fulbright and Jaworski in Houston (now Rose, Norton and Fulbright) where she was an Associate and Participating Associate. She later moved to Dallas and was a partner at Calhoun and Stacy (now Stacy & Conder) before beginning her own law firm where she practiced for 15 years.

She has lectured in continuing legal education programs on a variety of legal topics and has served as a visiting instructor in trial advocacy programs at the University of Texas School of Law and South Texas College of Law. She is currently a member of the State Bar of Texas Construction Section and the Litigation, Tort and Compensation, and Insurance Sections. She is a member of the Dallas Bar Association and a member of the Tort and Insurance Practice Group of the Dallas Bar Association. She was a District Director of the Texas Association of Defense Counsel from 1999 to 2004. Ms. Allen is a member of the Texas Bar Foundation.

Ms. Allen received her Bachelor of Science in Journalism from Texas Christian University and her Doctor of Jurisprudence, Cum Laude, from South Texas College of Law. In law school, she was a member of the National Championship Team at the Craven National Invitational Moot Court Tournament in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, and the Championship Team for the State Moot Court Competitions in 1983 and 1984. In 1984, she was named Best Oralist in the New York Entertainment/Communication Moot Court Competition and was a recipient of the George T. Barrow Award in 1984.

Ms. Allen is also licensed to practice before the U.S. Court of Federal Claims, and the Northern, Southern, and Eastern Districts of U.S. District Courts of Texas.